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A group of Black women work toward a peer navigation program to help other Black women survive breast cancer.

A group of Black women work toward a peer navigation program to help other Black women survive breast cancer.

While melanoma rates have leveled off for most of the United States, Black and Latino communities are at a higher risk for the disease.

While melanoma rates have leveled off for most of the United States, Black and Latino communities are at a higher risk for the disease.

Researchers are searching large, diverse genetic databases to better understand the roots of diabetes in diverse populations.

Researchers are searching large, diverse genetic databases to better understand the roots of diabetes in diverse populations.

A course designed by Stanford Medicine's Presence 5 helps medical instructors teach anti-Black racism in the clinic.

A course designed by Stanford Medicine's Presence 5 helps medical instructors teach anti-Black racism in the clinic.

Pediatrics professor describes an equity, diversity and inclusion program that empowers underrepresented faculty to eliminate bias.

Pediatrics professor describes an equity, diversity and inclusion program that empowers underrepresented faculty to eliminate bias.

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A Stanford Medicine medical student speaks to the disparities in representation of Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders in medicine.

A Stanford Medicine medical student speaks to the disparities in representation of Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders in medicine.

Through his words, Italo Brown’s accomplishments and his actions as an advocate for equity in health care, he has embraced the challenge of rising to the name and its expectations.

Through his words, Italo Brown’s accomplishments and his actions as an advocate for equity in health care, he has embraced the challenge of rising to the name and its expectations.

New research shows that 65% of people in the US will be partially vaccinated by July 4 — but for Hispanic and Black people, rates are lower.

New research shows that 65% of people in the US will be partially vaccinated by July 4 — but for Hispanic and Black people, rates are lower.

After prison, Shaka Senghor dedicated himself to being a voice for the incarcerated and leading young Black men away from lives of crime.

After prison, Shaka Senghor dedicated himself to being a voice for the incarcerated and leading young Black men away from lives of crime.

A new study shows that increasing Black and Latino representation in medical residencies to match U.S. population representation could take decades.

A new study shows that increasing Black and Latino representation in medical residencies to match U.S. population representation could take decades.

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More data on LGBTQ+ health is key — not only for understanding the effects of COVID-19, but also to improve overall health, says a Stanford researcher.

More data on LGBTQ+ health is key — not only for understanding the effects of COVID-19, but also to improve overall health, says a Stanford researcher.